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Speech to Canterbury Men’s Centre

Friday, 22 April 2016, 9:40 am | The Maori Party

Hon Te Ururoa Flavell Minita Whanaketanga Māori Minister for Māori Development Speech to Canterbury Men’s Centre and Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse Trust More >>

Labour Party Māori MPs Need to Check Themselves

Friday, 22 April 2016, 9:25 am | The Maori Party

Recent attempts by Labour Party Māori MPs to use social media and online campaigns to wage a war against any Māori Party policy is being challenged by Māori Party President Naida Glavish. More >>

Māori Party Present Submission on TPPA to Select Committee

Thursday, 21 April 2016, 2:35 pm | The Maori Party

Throughout the lead up to the first reading of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement legislation the Māori Party have taken a clear stand that they are opposed to the legislation. More >>

Māori Party mourns the death of Hingangaroa Smith

Friday, 15 April 2016, 8:58 am | The Maori Party

Kei te Ika-ā-Whiro, haere atu rā. Ko te karanga tēnei o mate kua tae mai ki a koe. Ka mahue iho nei ko mātou, ka mōteatea nei, ka haku nei, me te aroha i roto i a mātou, mōhou, kua wehe nei. Nō reira, haere, haere, haere atu rā. More >>

Māori Party to present petition

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 3:37 pm | The Maori Party

The Maori Party Co-leader, Te Ururoa Flavell, has accepted a request to present a petition to Parliament, which calls for the establishment of Māori wards on District Councils. More >>

Māori leading the way on Rangitahuahua

Tuesday, 12 April 2016, 1:00 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party says its support of a Bill that proposes to establish a sanctuary around the Kermadec Islands is not guaranteed. More >>

Labour Misleading Over Māori Language Bill Amendment

Friday, 8 April 2016, 11:11 am | The Maori Party

It appears Labour has been caught out again using social media to spread discontent about the work that the Māori Party has done to get the Māori Language legislation to its final reading. More >>

Māori Party shocked by the death of Matiu Dickson

Friday, 8 April 2016, 9:24 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is devastated by the sudden death of law lecturer, Matiu Dickson. More >>

Poroporoaki: Whai Ngata

Monday, 4 April 2016, 1:13 pm | The Maori Party

Haere rā e hika, haere atu Tanara Whairiri Ngata i te huanui, i te ara kua papatauria e te tapuwae kauika tangata. Hoki atu koe ki ngā mātua tīpuna, ki tōu maunga tapu a Hikurangi e tiaki ana mai ngā raukura kua ngaro atu ki te pō, hoki atu koe ... More >>

100 years since the invasion of Maungapōhatu

Sunday, 3 April 2016, 7:01 pm | The Maori Party

02 April 2016 The Māori Party is marking the centenary of the invasion of Maungapōhatu with a vow to continue calling for public recognition of the New Zealand Land Wars. Māori Party Co-leader, Te Ururoa Flavell, who is attending the commemoration ceremony ... More >>

Māori Party mourns loss of Rātana leader, Karaka Waka Paama

Friday, 1 April 2016, 11:52 am | The Maori Party

He aha te tohu o te ringaringa! He kawakawa! E tuku ki raro kia hope rā E horo kia hō, te whakatau a te mate! More >>

Māori Party welcomes benefit increase for whānau

Friday, 1 April 2016, 11:19 am | The Maori Party

The Māori Party co-leaders are proud to have worked with the Government to achieve the first increase to base benefit levels for 43 years. “As the Finance Minister acknowledged in his Budget speech last year, we have made a strong contribution to ... More >>

Supporting the Hīkoi Wai Tapu from Waiariki to Parliament

Thursday, 24 March 2016, 4:06 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party wishes all those taking part in the Hīkoi Wai Tapu from Tūrangi to Wellington a safe journey. More >>

Māori Party supports iwi on honouring settlement

Monday, 21 March 2016, 3:35 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party supports iwi on honouring Māori fisheries settlement The Māori Party supports Te Ohu Kaimoana and iwi who are challenging the Government in court for extinguishing customary and commercial fishing rights around the Kermadec Islands. ... More >>

Maori Party Panui: Raupatu in 2016?

Thursday, 17 March 2016, 1:44 pm | The Maori Party

Māori have a long history of fighting for our whenua. In less than a century, we lost 95 percent of our land. Much of it by force or stealth. The Crown has facilitated and instigated this dispossession. More >>

First reading of Te Ātiawa Claims Settlement Bill

Wednesday, 16 March 2016, 12:54 pm | The Maori Party

Much has been said about Te Ātiawa and the massive loss of land, the cultural genocide, and the situation that we find ourselves in today because of the injustices of the past, and so I do not want to deliberate on those things any more, but I want to ... More >>

Māori Party celebrates passing of second reading

Friday, 11 March 2016, 11:54 am | The Maori Party

Māori Party celebrates the passing of the second reading of the Māori Language (Te Reo Māori) Bill March 9th More >>

Strengthening the rights of workers

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 3:56 pm | The Maori Party

The Māori Party is pleased to have helped improve employment conditions for workers in Aotearoa who are on zero hour agreements. More >>

Māori Party Co-leader Marama Fox celebrates te reo milestone

Saturday, 5 March 2016, 3:51 pm | The Maori Party

Māori Party Co-leader Marama Fox is joining in the festivities for Te Ataarangi o Te Wairoa and its education arm Te Kura Motuhake o Te Ataarangi which both celebrate two significant birthdays today. “These two institutions have added to the identity ... More >>

Whāngai children to benefit from changes to parental leave

Friday, 4 March 2016, 11:14 am | The Maori Party

As a result of advocacy from the Māori Party, parents who raise children under the traditional practice of whāngai will be eligible for paid parental leave. More >>



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